[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Jeff Sossamon
sossamonj@missouri.edu
573-882-3346
University of Missouri-Columbia

Cambrian Embryo Fossil

Caption: This is a Cambrian embryo fossil exposed by acid etching on rock surface. Polygonal structure on surface indicative of blastula-stage of development.

Credit: Broce, et al.

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: MU researchers find rare fossilized embryos more than 500 million years old


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]